H.R. 5684 (111th): Maritime Infrastructure Security and Counterterrorism Act

Introduced:

Jul 1, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 1, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Anh “Joseph” Cao

Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 1, 2010
Length: 35 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to commission an independent review of the threat of a terrorist attack posed to offshore energy infrastructure in the Gulf of Mexico, the vulnerabilities of such infrastructure to such attacks, and the consequences of such attacks, and for other purposes.

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History

Introduced
Jul 1, 2010

Details

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